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Because your privacy is very important to me, I operate by the following principles:

  1. The Uncanny Academic website (‘Site’) is maintained by Chelsea Larsson, PhD. I reside in Guelph, Ontario, Canada.

  2. My use of any personal information you provide to me is regulated and protected by the laws of the Province of Ontario, Canada, including Canada's Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act.

  3. This Privacy Policy forms part of my Terms and Conditions.

  4. To the extent that I collect any information from you, whether that information is personally identifying or not, either from actively provided information, "cookies," or my web hosting service, I use such information only for my own purposes relating to providing editing and coaching services. I do not sell information about my clients to anyone.

  5. You may request the deletion of your personal data from my records by contacting me.


I receive, collect and store any information you enter on my website or provide me in any other way. In addition, I collect the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet, login, e-mail address, password, computer and connection information, and purchase history. I may use software tools to measure and collect session information, including page response times, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information and methods used to browse away from the page. I also collect personally identifiable information (including name, email, password, communications), payment details (including credit card information), comments, feedback, product reviews, recommendations and personal profile.

When you conduct a transaction on my website, as part of the process, I collect personal information you give me, such as your name, address and email address. Your personal information will be used only for the specific reasons stated above.

I collect such Non-personal and Personal Information for the following purposes:

  1. To provide and operate my Services;

  2. To provide my Users with ongoing customer assistance and technical support;

  3. To be able to contact my Visitors and Users with general or personalized service-related notices and promotional messages;

  4. To create aggregated statistical data and other aggregated and/or inferred Non-personal Information, which I or my business partners may use to provide and improve my respective services;

  5. To comply with any applicable laws and regulations.

My company is hosted on the platform. provides me with an online platform that allows me to sell my services to you. Your data may be stored through’s data storage, databases and the general applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall.

All direct payment gateways offered by and used by my company adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by my store and its service providers.


I use Stripe for payment, analytics and other business services. Stripe collects and processes personal data, including identifying information about the devices that connect to its services. Stripe uses this information to operate and improve the services it provides to me, including fraud detection and prevention. You can learn more about Stripe and its processing activities via the privacy policy at


I may contact you to notify you regarding your account, to troubleshoot problems with your account, to resolve a dispute, to collect fees or monies owed, to poll your opinions through surveys or questionnaires, to send updates about my company, or, as otherwise necessary, to contact you to enforce my Terms and Conditions, applicable national or provincial laws, and any agreement I may have with you. For these purposes, I may contact you via email, telephone, text messages, and postal mail.


Your feedback is valuable. I like to know when I have done well and when I can improve. If you provide feedback through my Site or via email, you may choose to permit me to publish it in the testimonials section of my Site and elsewhere. If you permit me to do this through my Site, I will publish the first name or nickname you provide and your general location (not your address), and I will edit your comments to remove any other personally identifying information, as well as for spelling and grammar, if required.


I do not share personal information or your documents with any third parties, except as disclosed in this policy. I may need to disclose personal and other information I hold because of a legal process or for other reasons required or allowed by applicable laws. If I believe that a crime, tort or other illegal act, including payment fraud, has taken place or is about to take place, I may voluntarily disclose relevant personal information to the police, courts or other competent authorities.


Any personal information you provide to me is regulated by Canada's Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act. You have the right to know what personal information I hold about you and to request a correction of any errors or omissions therein. I reserve the right, as required by law, to ask for additional evidence of your identity to ensure that the personal information I hold is disclosed only to you.


I reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If I make material changes to this policy, I will notify you here that it has been updated so that you are aware of what information I collect, how I use it, and under what circumstances, if any, I use and/or disclose it. This policy was last revised on 24 September 2022.

If you would like to access, correct, amend or delete any personal information I have about you, you are invited to contact me at

Thank you for reading my Privacy Policy. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact me.

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